Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, said Sunday he has tested positive for the coronavirus, becoming the first minister in the Nigeria to announce a positive test.
Onyeama announced on his twitter handle on Sunday that he had tested positive for the pandemic.
He described his situation as unfortunate, saying that he is heading for isolation in a health facility and praying for the best.
According to Onyeama, he went for the test again because he had throat irritation.
“Did my fourth Covid-19 test yesterday at the first sign of a throat irritation and unfortunately this time it came back positive.
“That is life! Win some lose some. Heading for isolation in a health facility and praying for the best,” Onyeama tweeted.